22nd Annual North Alabama Scholarship Awards

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The North Alabama National Society of Black Engineers Professionals Chapter hosted its 22nd Annual Scholarship Awards Program on Thursday, March 12, 2015 at Lockheed Martin\

Since 1990, the North Alabama NSBE Professionals Chapter has supported the mission of NSBE by developing technical professionals, supporting academic institutions’ development of future engineers and professionals, and positively impacting North Alabama communities through mentoring and scholarships.

The 22nd Annual Scholarship Program provided $6000 in scholarships to eleven (11) deserving North Alabama students in 4 areas. The Creative Minds Poster Contest recognizes 5th grade students who exhibit excellent displays in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM); The U. S. Space Academy Scholarship will send deserving middle school students to Space Camp for a week; The Timothy Briggs Leadership Scholarship rewards high school seniors interested in pursuing a STEM discipline; and the Essay Contest Awards are offered to high school students for creative writing in technology.